Dermatology

Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases. Dermatologists take care of diseases and cancers of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails.
What is Dermatology?

Dermatology involves the study, research, diagnosis, and management of any health conditions that may affect the skin, fat hair, nails, and membranes. A dermatologist is the health professional who specializes in this area of healthcare.

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Latest Dermatology News and Research

Universal strain of bacteria derived from healthy human skin can treat eczema

Universal strain of bacteria derived from healthy human skin can treat eczema

Study could lead to new strategies to prevent various cancers

Study could lead to new strategies to prevent various cancers

Polycomb complexes found to be essential for proper skin development

Polycomb complexes found to be essential for proper skin development

Radiological images reveal how COVID virus can trigger the body to attack itself

Radiological images reveal how COVID virus can trigger the body to attack itself

New system distinguishes suspicious pigmented lesions from non-suspicious ones

New system distinguishes suspicious pigmented lesions from non-suspicious ones

People with darker skin disproportionately suffer from acne's psychological impacts

People with darker skin disproportionately suffer from acne's psychological impacts

Algorithm for skin cancer diagnosis performs on par with dermatologists

Algorithm for skin cancer diagnosis performs on par with dermatologists

ASDS releases new recommendations for physicians performing injectable filler procedures

ASDS releases new recommendations for physicians performing injectable filler procedures

Novel immunotherapy approach to revert the main hallmarks of cat allergy

Novel immunotherapy approach to revert the main hallmarks of cat allergy

Grape consumption offers protection against UV skin damage

Grape consumption offers protection against UV skin damage

Yale scientists develop an injection-based therapy for skin cancer

Yale scientists develop an injection-based therapy for skin cancer

Study discovers promising therapeutic agent to inhibit melanoma progression

Study discovers promising therapeutic agent to inhibit melanoma progression

Vaccines delivered via skin may offer better protection against respiratory diseases

Vaccines delivered via skin may offer better protection against respiratory diseases

Differences in hair aging between varying races and ethnicities

Differences in hair aging between varying races and ethnicities

Researchers develop FLASH ultra-high-dose rate radiation therapy beam for cancer treatment

Researchers develop FLASH ultra-high-dose rate radiation therapy beam for cancer treatment

Research finds new evidence about the mechanisms controlling skin repair and regeneration

Research finds new evidence about the mechanisms controlling skin repair and regeneration

Researchers demonstrate link between inferior physical fitness and elevated risk of psoriasis

Researchers demonstrate link between inferior physical fitness and elevated risk of psoriasis

Trinity researchers discover key mechanism underlying bacterial skin colonization in atopic dermatitis

Trinity researchers discover key mechanism underlying bacterial skin colonization in atopic dermatitis

First human clinical trial validates the practicality, accuracy of oxygen-sensing liquid bandage

First human clinical trial validates the practicality, accuracy of oxygen-sensing liquid bandage

FAT1 mutations act as tumor suppressor and prevent cancer development, indicates study

FAT1 mutations act as tumor suppressor and prevent cancer development, indicates study